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they still have mixed reviews. >> it's a bird, it's a plane, together, san jose airport staff say it's a deadly combination. >> if they intercept a bird upon departure or arrival here at our airport, it's streenlly dangerous -- extremely dangerous situation. >> reporter: airport staffers are taking a more aggressive approach in their battle against the birds. the city will vote on a proposed ordinance to allow employees and contracted biologists to shoot at birds to clear them from the air field. >> we trust the police officers in our cities with firearms, so if they're -- if they're protecting the passengers on the plane, that's what we need to do. >> reporter: but the idea of guns on the run ways doesn't fly with all the passengers. >> the issue if someone has a gun, where do the bullets end up. >> i think they should copy looking for -- i think that firearms is a little dangerous. >> reporter: san jose's airport currently uses krker guns or noise makers but that isn't working of the airport reported 180 bird strikes since 2009. now the fas a is requesting -- faais requesting st
. >> thank you. >>> families in san jose are shocked to find out about a registered sex offender who was volunteering at their school. >> cbs 5 reporter cate caugiran explains the twist that may have allowed him to be on campus. >> i put my daughter in this school expecting her to be protected. >> reporter: parents at saint francis cabrini are outraged that a sex offender was at a school event a month ago for the first time. in early october this man 51- year-old mark gurries was volunteering it the elementary festival when someone recognized him as a sex offender and told sheriff's deputies. he told the sheriff's office he had legal permission to be there in the form of a letter from a church official. >> i can't believe he was allowed on campus. >> reporter: that's the question. who signed this so-called form and is it legitimate? >> we want to make sure that the person who signed it exists and give mr.guris permission to be on school ground. >> reporter: parents are still waiting for answers. deputies say gurries has been cooperative. >> we're waiting confirmation by church offici
police in san jose are callg him "public enemy number inal.. and a da >> your realtime captioner: linda marie macdonald. >>> good afternoon, everyone. i'm michelle griego. >> hi, everybody. i'm frank mallicoat. police in san jose are calling him public enemy number one. a violent criminal and a danger to the community. >> after a weekend crime spree that left one man dead and a police officer injured, one suspect is still on the run. cbs 5 reporter elissa harrington is on the developing story. >> reporter: the city raised the reward money to $20,000. they are asking for the public's help in identifying this suspect and getting him off the streets before somebody else becomes a victim. this is who police are looking for, a man in his early 20s, 5'10" to 6 feet tall who officers call armed, dangerous and a threat to the community. police say he and 26-year-old jonathan wilbanks, who is in custody, went on a slight rampage friday night killing a man and injuring an officer. >> these were heinous crimes perpetrated by two individuals who have no regard for human life. >> reporter: th
at san jose state has raised the city's minimum wage now. measure d passed last night with 59% of the vote but not everyone is happy about it. cbs 5 reporter elissa harrington shows us the impact there on business. >> reporter: anyone who has worked for minimum wage knows it can be rough especially living in a city where the average cost of a one-bedroom apartment is around $1,700 a month. >> didn't pay my bills and it took me away from solving my other problems. i was going around like a hamster in a circle. >> reporter: so san jose residents voted in favor of measure d, raising minimum wage here from $8 an hour to 10. but workers like johnnie garcia at peanuts deluxe cafe across from san jose state university -- >> it will make a difference in my life. i'll have more money for me to help myself with the rent or other bills. >> reporter: but for the owners -- >> very tough for small businesspeople. >> reporter: peanuts has been a college area staple for 30 years run by this man and his wife. chang says the extra $2 an hour now means less hours for employees and longer days
sutter hospitals and for today only at two hospitals in san jose run by another company. replacement nurses have been brought in. >>> we are following breaking news. cal football coach jeff tedford has been fired. athletic director sandy barber will hold a news conference to discuss his dismissal at 3 p.m. today. cal went 3-9 in the first year back at a renovated memorial stadium. and the final two games were lopsided losses to oregon and oregon state where the bears gave up 100-plus points. cbs 5's sports director dennis o'donnell tells us that cal is targeting hue jackson as a replacement. the former raiders head coach who coached at cal back in the '90s just keep tuned to cbs 5 for the latest on this developing story. >>> we're conducting these surgical operations against terrorists at a time when our own population is being bombarded by rocket attacks. >> rockets rained down in gaza for the 7th straight day but a cease-fire may be hours away. hamas leaders say they have reached a truce but israel says, quote, it's not there yet. once thought to be too far away for the range of th
.com/weather. >>> a fire ripped through a south bay camper today. cbs 5 reporter elissa harrington is in san jose with the good man is who saved the women inside. >> reporter: frightening moments for the two women inside this camper when it caught on fire. but thanks to that good samaritan, they made tout alive. here's some video taken by a cbs 5 viewer who saw this happen. this camper is parked on santiago avenue near tully road. now here's some video of the good samaritan. he is an employee with the evergreen school district who didn't want to be interviewed. he was driving through the area making rounds because there is a school across the street and he saw flames and heard screaming. that man got out of his car, broke the windows to the camper and forced open the door. he also tried to extinguish the flames himself using a garden hose. two women inside got out safely although one did suffer burns to her hands. the other smoke inhalation. they had been lighting candles to stay warm when they fell asleep. >> it's just one of those things during the holidays and around cold time that we burn can
of solid job growth and technology in san jose and san francisco. >> if there is a potential recession on the horizon, companies are not going to expand. they're not going to spend the money on hiring new employees. they may cut more employees and we're back to square one in trying to get the economy going. >> reporter: but the political battle could stand in our way. the fight over taxes is looming. democrats want families making more than $250,000 a year to pay more. republicans reject that idea. they want cuts to entitlement programs and are pushing tax reforms that close loopholes and eliminate some deductions. congress returns to washington next week, but frank, michelle, it's likely lawmakers will push closing the deal right up to the deadline. cate cauguiran, cbs5. >>> a record number of people are lining up outside one san jose food pantry. as anne makovec reports, they may need help this year but many standing in line hope to return the favor some day. >> i've been here for hours and hours. >> reporter: the line stretched for blocks all morning along in front of say sacred har
a traditional dinner. donation are are down at second harvest food bng in san jose during their busiest time of the year. they're looking for all kinds of food, but most of all turkeys. >> turkey donations have been slow to come in. i think that's because most people were thinking about the giants or the election and i understand that, but with thanksgiving a week early, we really do immediate some help. >> reporter: they need 12,000 turkeys total and only have half of that. at sacred heart, they need 4,000 turkeys. so far there's just 62 in the back freeze erbe. >> right now, we don't have all the food we need. that's part of why we want to get the message out. >> reporter: part of the message that second harvest provides food to 250,000 people every month. >> that's literally one in ten people in our two counties. >> reporter: and cash donations are also needed. $1 can provide two meals. >> we got to make sure we keep bringing to people there's hope. >> reporter: if you would like to make a doe he nation, go to one of the food pantries or come right to second harvest. they'll have exte
in redwood city and .2" in san jose. so it looks like things settling down here and if you are traveling, not bad, no delays at sfo to report. some partly cloudy skies across the country looking good, too. we have a couple of clouds but 81 degrees and warm in houston. 75 in denver. 59 degrees in chicago. even new york just a couple of leftover clouds, 50 degrees. right now smooth sailing so far, guys. that's the latest from here. back to you. >> we'll take it that way. okay, lawrence, thanks. >>> a man is dead after being struck by two cars while he was crossing a busy san jose intersection this morning. as cbs 5 reporter anne makovec explains, police are still piecing together clues to find one of the drivers who fled the scene. >> a lot of accident happen in here many time before. >> reporter: a neighborhood that has seen two pedestrians die this year is trying to make sense of a hit-and-run. it was dark and rainy at 6 a.m. when a man crossing alum rock was hit. the driver kept going leaving the man lying in the road. seconds later a second vehicle hit him. >> at approximately 6:14 a.m
from san jose. he was pronounced dead at the hospital. his wife was not hurt. >> she got away. it happened so quickly. and she was able to get out of the unit. >> reporter: the investigation closed traffic along busy central avenue for hours this morning. we don't know why the man was naked or what provoked that attack. both officers involved have been put on paid administrative leave. one of them has been with the police department more than 20 years. the other is a 3-year veteran. in fremont, elissa harrington, cbs 5. >> this is the first officer involved shooting in fremont this year. an investigation is under way. >>> meanwhile, investigators are calling a fire at a nail salon in pleasant hill suspicious. this after firefighters found what appears to be an unexploded molotov cocktail. fire broke out late last night at the strip mall on contra costa boulevard. it gutted the salon and the business may have been broken into beforehand. >> when firefighters first arrived, they found the front window of the business broken open with heavy black smoke coming out and localized fi
in livermore. 61 san francisco. and 61 degrees in san jose. as you head towards san jose, still hazy outside. it's taken a while for low clouds and fog to break up. we are still going to see clouds into the afternoon but motors of that will be high clouds. temperatures cooler at the coast with mild temperatures inland tonight low clouds and fog likely to make a return but what a weekend we have coming our way. cold front trying to move in before the ridge can build in so we are going to see a few high clouds this afternoon and that's it. then this ridge kicks into gear building this for the weekend and i think as we get into sunday we're talking about an offshore flow. that means the winds coming from the land and the sea and that means we'll heat up all the way to the coastline. for today we'll keep the temperatures down a bit but not bad. 72 in sacramento. 65 yosemite and 67 in lake tahoe. if you plan to travel around the bay today you will find sunshine and not bad temperatures 69 degrees in san jose, 70 morgan hill about 62 degrees in pacifica. and as you head toward the east bay 60s and
the coastline and these temperatures again heating up in a hurry. it's 78 degrees in san jose already. 78 in livermore. 74 degrees in san francisco. and 74 degrees in concord. looking toward the coastline, still clear of fog. that will likely change though toward tomorrow. so sunshine, near record temperatures maybe a couple of records out there, and then tonight mostly clear in the valleys but looks like some patchy coastal fog will begin to develop and major changes the next couple of days. so high pressure holding on for one last day. you can already see this trough in the gulf of alaska. eventually that works its way in our direction but at least one more day of sunshine and maybe a couple of records, as well. if we hit that we could hit a couple of spots especially looking toward redwood city and san jose. we are forecasting highs of 81 degrees in both those cities. if that happens, those will be records. probably not going to see a whole lot of records like yesterday but still, it will be close enough and it will be a nice day all and the bay area. overnight tonight, the sea breeeze
amounts of rain in the santa cruz motts, los gatos, sliding into the san jose area. we're far from done. this is just the first round that came through early on this morning. behind that you will notice this next layer of moisture heading our way looks like some enhancement maybe some thunderstorms embedded in that system that will be pushing in a little later on. let's see if we can time it for you a little better. through the day today, clouds gathering and in the evening hours, here we go, looks like rain picking up about 4:00. by 6:00, pockets of moderate to heavy rainfall. maybe even some embedded thunderstorms and some gusty winds. it could be a wild evening around the bay area. more on your weekend weather coming up. back to you >>> two people are missing after an oil rig exploded in the gulf of mexico this morning. four others are now in a hospital near new orleans with serious burns. the coast guard says workers were apparently using a cutting torch when the explosion happened. no oil by the way is leaking and the fire is out. the vig a production platform not a -- the rig is
and bills. just too much for me to pay. >> father brought in son in san jose hoping he can see the same success. >> to lower the mortgage would help me a lot and not have to pay the giants yesterday!! san francisco police estimae more than a million people packed downtown for the big party.. and they topped thed "bart" ridership record by a * giant* margin! just over 568- thousand peoe took bart into the city yesterday.. that's 45- thoud more than the last record st for the giants parade in 20. cal-train reports an extra - thousand riders yesterday..d it seems most people behaved themselves during the big event.. in that big crowd.. police only made 23 arrests.. and we are waiting for word on school attendance.. because we know there were quite a few in te crowd yesterday! from miniature mutt to supe- sized spaniel.. the simple thing you may be doing.. tht could seriously jeopardize your 's health.. and.. she's saying what mosf us are thinking.. why the campaign has literally brout her to tears! ============b r e a k ============== in tod >> cbs 5 weather center. storm clouds beginning
. the temperatures warming up very nicely right now. 62 in concord. 63 in san francisco. and 63 degrees in san jose. even 67 in santa rosa. so working on a spectacular afternoon. just a few high clouds drifting across our skies from time to time. these temperatures staying mild to warm outside. tonight we'll notice changes, partly cloudy skies and the rain could make a return as early as late thursday into friday. right now high pressure over the state of california. a few clouds continue to move over the top of that ridge. other than that, we are looking good right now. and then we'll begin to notice some changes off the coastline. we have this area of low pressure that's the one that's going to pay a visit to the bay area by tomorrow night and into friday. that means we have changing weather. so enjoy the day. the warmest day of the week and then these temperatures start to cool down as early as tomorrow and by friday, we could see some showers. our futurecast models showing you those clouds rolling in late in the day tomorrow and then we begin to see some showers so by friday morning we are back
for flooding in the san jose area. they continue to see rain coming down there. moderate to heavy rain. they are not the only ones. east bay seeing plenty of rain, as well. but we are starting to get an idea we may be getting toward the back side but the rainfall is impressive. this is about the last 12 hours. almost 8" of rain in venado in the north bay, over 7" and counting in mount umunum in the santa cruz mountains, over 3" in santa rosa an inch in san francisco, 1.47" in concord, 1.19" in san jose. we are seeing the become side of this coming up here. another storm on the way will bring heavy rain and flooding. we'll keep our eyes on that for you. >> thank you. >>> a cbs 5 team is out in the storm. we have cate caugiran on the ground in san francisco where trees have caused quite a bit of damage. but first let's check in with roberta gonzales in the east bay where floodwaters are rising. roberta. >> reporter: it's not just the rivers that are rising across the bay area, michelle. no, we are here in pleasanton. besides our el nino year of 1997, 1998, i have never seen such widespre
francisco and 64 degrees in san jose. and looks like the afternoon expecting mostly sunny skies. just a couple of occasional high clouds drifting overhead. and then tonight, should be mostly clear a little chilly in spots in the valleys but staying dry through at least thursday. after that big time changes. right now the jet stream still carrying a lot of the moisture to the far north and the least far northern parts of california we are staying dry on the southern end but occasionally the clouds work across our skies. the ridge going to be in place and maybe strengthening a little bit for tomorrow. that's going to change as we get into friday. this whole system is going to start to dip down the trough going to camp out along the west coast and that means we will see a series of storms likely headed for the by area. before -- bay area. but for today let's enjoy the sunshine. temperatures yesterday in the low to mid-60s. by this afternoon one to seven decks above yesterday's highs and -- degrees above yesterday's highs and right about average for this time of the year. all right this i
feels not injured. no description of the suspect yet. >>> in san jose a fire broke out inside a home garage that may have held a pot growing operation. firefighters got the fire under control in an hour. no word on what started the fire. police did find a marijuana growing facility inside but have not confirmed yet whether it was legal or not. >>> a controversial vote at the u.n. today is certain to win u.n. recognition of a palestinian state to recognize palestine's 1967 borders before israel took parts of the palestinian land. israel doesn't recognize those borders and says today's vote won't change a thing. they are against the push to give nonmember observer status in the u.n. it's been four years since israel and palestine have been negotiating. >>> with 33 days left to the "fiscal cliff" deadline, president obama sent his treasury secretary to capitol hill to negotiate with congressional leaders and it didn't appear to go well. >> i got to tell you, i'm disappointed in where we are and disappointed in what's happened over the last couple of weeks. but going over the "fiscal cli
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